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When former Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky departed to Florida this past summer, many wondered if goaltender Joonas Korpisalo was capable of stepping in and filling the void left by the former Vezina Trophy winner.  The Finnish goaltender answered the call and impressed in his first season as the...

With many events being canceled or postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic many are in search of an escape from everyday life. In the past people looked toward sports in times of crisis but unfortuantely that option has disappeared for the time being. Blue Jackets fans won’t be without...

The National Hockey League (NHL) announced Thursday that it is suspending its season effective immediately. The decision comes less than 24 hours after Utah Jazz player Rudy Gobert tested positive for the Coronavirus (COVID-19) prior to the start of a National Basketball Association regular-season game in Oklahoma City. At...

Fans inside Nationwide Arena held their collective breath on Saturday evening when they saw All-Star defensemen Seth Jones collide into the visiting Colorado Avalanche goal. The defensemen limbered to the bench before going down the tunnel to receive treatment. Jones continued to play in the Jackets 2-1 loss on...

The Columbus Blue Jackets rewarded winger Eric Robinson with a two-year contract extension the club announced Monday. Robinson’s new contract now takes him through the 2021-22 National Hockey League season with the Union Blue. The Bellmawr, New Jersey, native has made an impact for the Jackets this season. In...

Coming into the season the Columbus Blue Jackets marketing department came up with the slogan “Out Of Our Blue, We Rise.” Following a string of injuries, a more applicable catchphrase would be “next man up.”  With the injury to goaltender Joonas Korpisalo on Sunday, the CBJ need to fill...

The Columbus Blue Jackets have enjoyed increased success as of late going 5-0-2 in its last seven games. One of the keys to the Jackets success is goaltender Joonas Korpisalo. The 25-year-old was named to the NHL’s Three Stars of the Week the league announced Monday. Korpisalo picked up...

Columbus Blue Jackets forward Oliver Bjorkstrand continued his home heroics scoring early in the third period to lift the Union Blue to 1-0 victory on Monday evening. Goaltender Joonas Korpisalo added 25 saves to collect his second shutout in the National Hockey League. “It’s nice, but most important we...

  When longtime Columbus Blue Jackets broadcaster Bill Davidge retired at the end of the 2019 playoff run he left some snazzy dress shoes to fill. Stepping into those shoes is former CBJ defensemen Jean-Luc Grand-Pierre. He appeared as an on-air contributor assisting with Blue Jacket radio broadcasts during...

  Columbus and Cleveland are two cities rich in culture, food, and passionate love for their sports teams. Many associate the two cities with love for their respective football teams. However another sport is closing the gap between Central and Northeast Ohio. Cleveland has been known as a hockey...

Esports competitions continue to grow in popularity and the Columbus Blue Jackets look to jump on the bandwagon. The team announced on Tuesday that it is inviting players to compete in the CBJ EA Sports NHL 19 Tournament. “Esports interest and participation is growing rapidly,” said TJ Ansley, Blue...

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Columbus Blue Jackets concluded a season-long six game home stand on Thursday night against the New Jersey Devils. The game marking the first of four-straight contests for the CBJ against Metropolitan Division and nine-straight against the Eastern Conference. Columbus claimed an advantage just four minutes...

The Columbus Blue Jackets welcome the Florida Panthers to Nationwide Arena for the 19th game of the NHL Season. Columbus (10-6-2; 22 Pts) enters the evening looking to build on its lead in the Metropolitan division. Meanwhile, the Panthers are looking to ascend the Atlantic Division. A couple of...

Just one day after capturing the lead in the Metropolitan Division, the Columbus Blue Jackets welcomed the New York Rangers to Nationwide Arena on Saturday night. This weekend’s match marks the first time both teams meet this season, and anytime a division rival comes the Jackets expect to battle....

The Columbus Blue Jackets returned home to face the Dallas Stars after grabbing three of six points in California. With their performance out West is was time words were turned into actions, a sentiment echoed by captain Nick Foligno. Columbus took control of the contest midway through the opening period and...

The Blue Jackets returned home to Nationwide Arena on Thursday night for a Metropolitan Division clash against the Philadelphia Flyers. Looking to improve on its fourth place standing in the division, Columbus were keen on beginning the contest on the front foot against a division opponent. The Jackets began...

The Columbus Blue Jackets were positioned well when they entered the evening leading the series 2-0.  However, familiar mistakes and an inability to set up solid goal-scoring chances saw them fall 2-3 in double overtime. Penalties Columbus allowed the Washington Capitals too much leeway when it came to penalties. ...

The Columbus Blue Jackets were unable to stifle the controlling play of the Pittsburgh Penguins but were successful in clinching a spot in the postseason in the 5-4 overtime loss.  Columbus scored four times on the evening, with goals from Zach Werenski, Matt Calvert, Boone Jenner, Cam Atkinson. March...